The city of Franklin in Williamson County, TN is located approximately 20 miles south of downtown Nashville, Tennessee, and easily accessible by Interstate 65. Located in the heart of Middle Tennessee, it's a scenic and cultural treasure of beautiful rolling countryside woven intricately with quaint small towns, metropolitan landscapes, and a rich heritage of traditions. There are a variety of premium and local restaurants, and endless shopping in either the CoolSprings shopping area or Historic Downtown Franklin.Williamson County is ranked 18th on the list of America’s wealthiest counties, and is now the second fastest growing county in the state. Franklin, the county seat, was named by Business Week editors as one of the top 50 small U.S. cities. Williamson County has some of the highest ranked schools in the nation as well.